Dallas, TX (November 18, 2022) – A severe truck accident was reported in southern Dallas County on Friday morning that resulted in injuries. The Texas Department of Public Safety was dispatched to the scene of a crash on Interstate 45 during the morning hours of November 18.
According to reports provided by DPS, multiple vehicles were involved in a crash on Interstate 45. The incident blocked the northbound side of the roadway near Mallory Bridge Road. The traffic wreck caused severe disruptions in traffic between Ferris and Wilmer.
Multiple trucks involved in the accident suffered heavy damage and came to rest, blocking multiple lanes of travel. DPS and firefighters worked extensively to clear the scene of the accident and to reopen the roadway for traffic.
Medics were called to the scene of the crash to provide care to the victims who were harmed. At least one person involved in the crash was transported to a local hospital.
The Texas Department of Public Safety is currently investigating the collision.
We hope the victims hurt due to this auto accident are able to recover quickly.
Multi-Vehicle Truck Accidents in Texas
Truck accidents occur every single day in Texas. Many of them result in injuries. Unfortunately, victims of truck accidents are often forced to deal with overwhelming consequences. Depending on the circumstances of your accident, you may be able to pursue legal action against the responsible party.
It is important to investigate the accident to determine who was at fault. There are many factors that can contribute to a truck accident, so it is important to review all of the evidence to make a determination carefully.
Some things that you will want to look at when investigating a truck accident include:
- The police report: This will provide an official account of what happened and can be helpful in identifying who was at fault.
- Eyewitness accounts: If there were any eyewitnesses to the accident, their accounts could be helpful in determining what happened.
- The truck driver’s logs: These logs can help to determine if the driver was following the hours of service regulations and if they were rested enough to be driving.
- The truck’s maintenance records: These records can help to show if the truck was properly maintained and if there were any mechanical issues that could have contributed to the accident.
Having a knowledgeable Dallas truck accident lawyer by your side can help to ensure that you are able to have strong evidence to prove your case and get justice.
Our personal injury lawyers at Goudarzi & Young have over 25 years of experience helping crash victims pursue legal action after being seriously hurt in truck accidents across the state. We have helped tens of thousands of people collect hundreds of millions of dollars collectively for their legal claims. Our team can help you secure the money that you need following your crash so you are able to cover the damages that you face.
Our lawyers can take your call to schedule a free consultation so we can get started on your case right away. Our lawyers are available by calling 800-256-5169. We can help you understand your rights as a victim and to determine the best course of action to help you get justice.
Notes: Our team of dedicated writers created this post through the use of secondary sources; therefore, we have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this truck accident. If you locate incorrect information, please contact Goudarzi & Young, L.L.P. so that we can update the post with the most accurate information available. This post will be removed if requested.
Disclaimer: The information provided in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical attention immediately, then speak to a lawyer as soon as possible. The photograph used in this post is not representative of this accident. This post is not a solicitation for business.